Let down the top half of your hair, reserving the sections on the left and right sides of your face for later use. Taking the strands from the crown of your head, create a french fishtail braid. Once you've plaited the whole section, pancake your finished braid to make it look softer.
Not sure what a french fishtail is? This differs from a classic fishtail in that you will be adding a bit of the hair from the root each time you weave a segment of the style. For more instructions on how to create a french fishtail braid, go here.